Recent Hiv Vaccine Failure
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HIV Vaccine Trial Lessons: What Researchers Learned From the STEP Study's Failure and the RV144 ("Thai") Study's SuccessBelow is the transcript of a press conference held at CROI 2010 on Feb. 18, in which Nelson Michael, M.D., Ph.D., of the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, and Morgane Rolland, Ph.D., of the University of Washington-Seattle, discuss the... Read more »
Recent Releases: IAVI Report on Global Impact of AIDS Vaccine, Brief on Advanced Market Commitment for Vaccine DevelopmentThe International AIDS Vaccine Initiative recently released a report and brief discussing different aspects of HIV/AIDS vaccine development. Summaries of two of the resources are below. "Estimating the Global Impact of an AIDS Vaccine ": The... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Dude, you're spending way too much time on this site and arguing with the wrong guy. Generally you and I agree on most things. It's just that I have the perspective of being HIV infected since January 1991 plus the experience of being... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Sorry, I have to disagree with your disagreement!The statement that HIV is 100% preventable is completely true and has nothing to do with human nature! It's just a scientific fact that we could prevent all (or essentially all) HIV... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,While I agree with much of what you say, I will take exception to several points:1. "It's time to change strategy and not start trials based more on chance than on scientific knowledge." Essentially all approved clinical trials are... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineThose numbers look great. It is always difficult to determine when people need treatment given your numbers.There is no problem with getting the pneumovax and influenza vaccines at the same time or 3 days apart. You will get protection equally well... Read more »
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Posted by TwinsDad, 1 ReplyNEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 23 - The combination of the antiretroviral agents didanosine, tenofovir, and efavirenz is associated with a high virological failure rate in treatment-naive patients with HIV, British investigators report.
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Posted by ScotCharles, 2 RepliesHey guys,
Just recently, a number of people I know who have been HIV+ for more than 20 years have died of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy(PML) and liver failure. I wonder if anyone else had similiar experience?
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesThe Failure of Viral Load Tests
JAMA Study Shakes AIDS Science, Angers HIV Advocates
A nationwide team of orthodox AIDS researchers led by doctors Benigno Rodriguez and Michael Lederman of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland are disputing the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies(article courtesy of RedFlagsDaily.com)
I told you so. I told you so in the scientific literature. I told you so on the internet. I told you that an HIV vaccine would never work.
This week, the long-awaited results from an independent trial of the... Read more »
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